"This film is an AURORATONE created by Cecil Stokes (1910-1956) in collaboration with Bing Crosby. Mr. Stokes intended his Auroratones to serve as a visual therapy for patients with mental disorders and chronic migraines. This print was owned by my Grandfather, who probably acquired it during the 1940's while he was working as a film projectionist for various mental health institutions in the New York City area."
Sometimes it is only through being constrained that an artist can truly be free. Jørgen Leth’s perfection as a director is revealed and reaffirmed by Lars von Trier’s five diabolical attempts to introduce flaws to his work in a film that’s thought provoking, enigmatic, humane and warmly funny.
DysEnchanted presents seven storybook characters: Cinderella, Snow White, Goldilocks, Sleeping Beauty, Alice In Wonderland, Dorothy, and Little Red Riding Hood, all of whom are in group therapy dishing and dealing with what comes after happily-ever-after.